Oppose

• (n.) To compete with; to strive against; as, to oppose a rival for a prize. • (n.) To resist or antagonize by physical means, or by arguments, etc.; to contend against; to confront; to resist; to withstand; as, to oppose the king in battle; to oppose a bill in Congress. • (v. i.) To be set opposite. • (n.) To put in opposition...
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oppose

1. To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit. 'Her grace sat down . . . In a rich chair of state; opposing freely The beauty of her person to the people.' (Shak) ... 2. To put in opposition, with a view to counterbalance or countervail; to set against; to offer antagonistically. 'I may . . . Oppose my single opinion to his....
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oppose

fight down verb fight against or resist strongly; `The senator said he would oppose the bill`; `Don`t fight it!`
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Oppose

Op·pose' intransitive verb 1. To be set opposite. Shak. 2. To act adversely or in opposition; -- with against or to ; as, a servant opposed against the act. [ Obsolete] Shak. 3. To make objection or opposition in controversy.
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Oppose

Op·pose' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Opposed ; present participle & verbal noun Opposing .] [ French opposer . See Ob- , Pose , and confer 2d Appose , Puzzle , ...
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oppose

be against
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oppose

be against
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oppose

Latin oppositum = put against; hence, to resist or place in contact with, and opposition - the action of opposing.
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oppose

oppose 1. To act against or provide resistance to; to combat. 2. To stand in the way of; to hinder; to obstruct. 3. To set as an opponent or an adversary. 4. To be hostile or adverse to, as in opinion: 'He opposed a resolution in the proposal.' 5. To set as an obstacle or a hindrance.
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oppose

[v] - place in opposition: can also be used in an abstract sense 2. [v] - be resistant to 3. [v] - be against
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